• Short Summary

    IN EMBATTLED VIETNAM, WAR ORPHANS ARE ON THE INCREASE. TO CARE FOR THESE UNFORTUNATE CHILDREN,?

  • Description

    IN EMBATTLED VIETNAM, WAR ORPHANS ARE ON THE INCREASE. TO CARE FOR THESE UNFORTUNATE CHILDREN, THE BRITISH VOLUNTARY ORGANISATION "SAVE THE CHILDREN FUND", HAS BUILT A CENTRE. IT IS SITUATED IN QUI NHON, SOME 300 MILES NORTHEAST OF SAIGON, WHERE THE KOREAN TROOPS HAVE THEIR HEADQUARTERS.

    THE CENTRE WAS PAID FOR BY CONTRIBUTIONS FROM MANY COMMONWEALTH COUNTRIES. IT WAS OPENED ON MONDAY (FEB 20) BY THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR, MR. P.A. WILKINSON. AND AMONG THE GUESTS WAS THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE MINISTER FOR SOCIAL AFFAIRS, MR. NGUYEN KUAN PHONG.

    THE CENTRE IS UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MISS BRIDGET STEVENSON. SHE IS BEING ASSISTED BY TWO BRITISH NURSES, MISS J. REAVEY AND MISS J. RINGE

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEZSU4KL73796J3OBUTQDGY65U
    Media URN:
    VLVAEZSU4KL73796J3OBUTQDGY65U
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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